Crewfinders International, Inc.
The Best Yacht Jobs, The Best Yacht Crew
Try Out Our Interactive Database
Due to the current Covid-19 virus status in Broward County, the Crewfinders office is closed to walk-ins and will not schedule any face to face interviews. Crewfinders staff will still be working and happy to help you with any of your needs or questions via Phone or Email.
We apologize for this inconvenience and will continue to make sure Owners, Captains and Crew staffing needs are met. Thank you for continuing to work with Crewfinders.
With the first breath of spring the urge to travel to new cruising grounds becomes insistent. Spring is the time for change and new beginnings. Yacht owners reap the rewards of yacht ownership during these special months of spring and summer. The joys of boating are at their best during these social summer months. The extra crew they hire for these months gives them an opportunity to review new talent to add to their staff, possible for the longer term.
Crew everywhere start to plan for the summer season. Extra crew are hired for the increase in the use of the vessel in New England that the owners and guests enjoy during the warm summer weather. The Mediterranean and Alaska look inviting for new adventures. Talented and educated college students become available to be introduced to the industry..
This time of year, more than any other, brings the opportunity to move into a yacht crew position that suits your career advancement ambitions. More areas available for cruising and more hours of traveling, make advancing your career during this season the most enjoyable.
The Crewfinders Average Starting Salary Guidelines gives an idea of the current salaries being paid. Our weekly updated Positions Page gives a snapshot of our crew positions currently available. Additional positions become available daily and you will be considered for them upon registration.
Please see the new pages for Yacht Captains Seeking Crew and Chief Stews & Pursers Seeking Crew to help those yacht officers looking for crew with information and forms to use. Also see our FAQ Page for helpful information for yacht crew seeking jobs.
Five Tips for Yacht Job Resumes
Get your Resume Read and Chosen for a Job
After 30 years of reviewing resumes, (C.V's) this is the basic formula that seems to have worked sucessfully for crew finding positions...
More Five Tips for Yacht Job Resumes
Please use our Secure Registration Form for the fastest method to be presented to an employer for a yacht crew job. We have on our weekly updated Yacht Positions Page samples of our positions currently available and others upon inquiry and registration. We accept VISA, MasterCard, American Express and Discover on the web or by mail or phone. Registered Applicants only may use our new Check-In Form to check-in online.
The Fort Lauderdale placement staff consists of Linda Turner and Heather Chase.
Yacht Crew Resources
Local Fort Lauderdale Info For Crew
Visit the Crewfinders Yacht Crew Services & Resources for lots of local Fort Lauderdale information including Crew Housing, Starting Crew Salaries, Embassies and Visas, Schools and Training, Marinas and Shipyards and Marine Links.
Crewfinders is here to offer these online resources to help new and established yacht crew find what they need to make their professional and personal lives easier.